Facts & Statistics

Northland students are as diverse as their interests. Many students are recent high school graduates, some are employees interested in expanding or updating their skills, some are taking courses for personal enrichment; others are getting the education they never got after high school. Whatever the goal Northland offers the affordability, flexibility and opportunity for success.

2016 Statistics

College Employees:

Administrators: 12 (11.04 full time equivalent)
Faculty: 203 (136.55 full time equivalent)
Staff: 140 (89.07 full time equivalent)

Total Number of Students Served (Fiscal Year)

4,824 (includes non-degree seeking)

Full-time Students (Fall Term)


Part-time Students (Fall Term)


Male / Female (Fall Term)

1,557 / 2,015

Male Full-time % (Fall Term)


Male Part-time % (Fall Term)


Female Full-time % (Fall Term)


Female Part-time % (Fall Term


Students of Color (Fall Term)


Tuition & Fees:

Average annual cost is $5,484.00
(actual cost depends upon the program/degree choice and credit load)

(Sources EPM 11 – FY16 & EPM 11 - Fall 2016)

General College Facts

Year College Founded:

1949 College History

Campus Locations:

East Grand Forks Campus
2022 Central Avenue NE  Map It
East Grand Forks, MN 56721

Thief River Falls Campus
1101 Highway One East  Map It
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

Satellite Sites:

Roseau Site
121 Center St. E  Map It
Ste, 200
Roseau, MN 56721

Aerospace Site
13892 Airport Drive  Map It
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

College Colors:

Navy & Scarlet

College Mascot: